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144 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Beverly, MA :
|Bibliography, etc. Note:
|| Includes bibliographical references.
|Formatted Contents Note:
|| Setting the Stage for Making Art -- Basic Skills for Little Ones -- Drawing -- Painting -- Printmaking -- Sculpture -- Mixed Media.
|| "Developed for the younger set (4-6 year olds) and targeting one of the most critical developmental periods for children, Art Lab for Little Kids is the perfect book for both parents and teachers who are seeking enriching and unique experiences to offer this age group. As in Susan Schwake's first book, Art Lab for Kids (Quarry Books, 2012), the Labs can be used as singular projects, or used to build up to a year of hands-on fine art experiences. Each Lab also features the work of a prominent artist for inspiration. The book begins with an introduction on materials and setting up a space for making art. The lessons that follow are open-ended to be explored over and over - with different results each time. They are geared for children being taught or guided by adults and are successful on all levels of experience and age. They do not result in "cookie cutter" end products, but are a method of learning something new each time they are used. This motivational book stands out as a uni